Automotive Interiors

If the exterior gets them, the interior keeps them. So designers and engineers are paying more attention than ever on everything from the textures of the materials to the ergonomics of the switches. Spend some time in here.

2018 Lexus LC 500

By: Gary S. Vasilash - October 31, 2017 at 5:57 AM

For most reviews of vehicles, there is an opening remark of some sort, positioning the car in a larger context, like, “Oftentimes vehicle manufacturers show cars that are meant to be indicative of the thinking that’s going on inside their organizations, cars that are often highly imaginative, as though the stylists were told to knock it out of the park and so they do their very best.

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All About the 2018 Honda Accord

By: Gary S. Vasilash - October 30, 2017 at 6:05 AM

The common wisdom seems to be that midsize cars have pretty much had it in the U.S. new car market.

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Magna, Polestar and More

By: Gary S. Vasilash - October 23, 2017 at 6:27 AM

Magna is an automotive supplier. But it is a Tier One supplier unlike many others.

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2018 Toyota C-HR XLE

By: Gary S. Vasilash - October 18, 2017 at 6:08 AM

It is about the design.

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Tiguans, Autonomous Vehicles & More About EVs

By: Gary S. Vasilash - October 02, 2017 at 9:04 AM

The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan is the German company’s second generation of the compact crossover.

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The One-Percent F-450?

By: Gary S. Vasilash - September 29, 2017 at 9:33 AM

Although designers sometimes say rather wacky things in describing what they’ve executed, a comment made by Aileen Barraza, Ford design manager, regarding the new Super Duty Limited, which was revealed yesterday at the State Fair of Texas, has to rank with some of the most, well, unusual.

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2017 Mazda MX-5 Club RF

By: Gary S. Vasilash - September 29, 2017 at 6:30 AM

The Mazda slogan “Driving Matters” pretty much sums up the 2017 MX-5 Miata Club RF.

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The 2017 MINI Cooper S Clubman ALL4

By: Gary S. Vasilash - September 19, 2017 at 6:27 AM

The 2017 MINI Cooper S Clubman ALL4 in its standard form is not a car for everyone.

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Is Past Prologue: Mustangs Then and Jaguars Tomorrow

By: Gary S. Vasilash - September 13, 2017 at 6:30 AM

This is a picture of the interior of the 1994 Ford Mustang, the fourth generation of the venerable vehicle: While it is certainly stylish—for 1994—one notable aspect is the steering wheel: in 1990 the Mustang got a driver’s side airbag as standard equipment.

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Adient Seats Awarded

By: Gary S. Vasilash - September 12, 2017 at 7:58 AM

Adient, the company previously known as the “Johnson Controls Automotive Division,” has done exceedingly well in the J.D.

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Automotive Past and Future and Lots In Between

By: Gary S. Vasilash - September 05, 2017 at 6:06 AM

The Nissan Pao is a small three-door—approximately 147 inches long, 62 inches wide, 58 inches high, and with a 91-inch wheelbase—that had a three year run, from 1989 to 1991.

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2017 Lexus GS 350 F Sport

By: Gary S. Vasilash - September 01, 2017 at 6:24 AM

For model year 2016 Lexus took its GS sport sedan and made it sportier by launching the GS F model, with “F” signifying a performance variant of the normal vehicle.

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